Family:
Fabaceae Lindl.
Genus:
Lotus L.

Lotus aegaeus (Griseb.) Boiss.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Balkan Peninsula to NW. Iran.

[ILDIS]

International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb

Native to:

Bulgaria, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Turkey, Yugoslavia

Lotus aegaeus (Griseb.) Boiss. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Bornmuller, J. [3314], Armenia K000873166 Yes
Boissier [s.n.] K000873165 Yes
Boissier [s.n.] K000873164 Yes
Boissier [s.n.] K000873163 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K000873181 Yes
Frivaldsky [s.n.], Macedonia K000873182 Yes

First published in Fl. Orient. 2: 167 (1872)

Accepted by

  • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.
  • Jalilian, N. & al. (2016). A taxonomic revision of the genus Lotus L. (Fabaceae) in Iran Iranian Journal of Botany 22: 16-20.
  • Townsend, C.C. (1974). Flora of Iraq 3: 1-662. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.

Not accepted by

  • Dimopoulos, P., Raus, T., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, T., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A., & Tzanoudakis, D. (2013). Vascular plants of Greece. An annotated checklist: 1-372. Botanic gardens and botanical museum Berlin-Dahlem, Berlin and Hellenic botanical society, Athens. [Cited as Lotus gebelia.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Greuter, W., Burdet, H.M. & Long, G. (eds.) (1989). Med-checklist 4: 1-458. Conservatoire et Jardin Botaniques de la Ville de Genève.
  • Townsend, C.C. (1974). Flora of Iraq 3: 1-662. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1968). Flora Europaea 2: 1-469. Cambridge University Press.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

  • International Legume Database and Information Service

    International Legume Database and Information Service (ILDIS) V10.39 Nov 2011
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0